Weak mag. 3.7 earthquake - 44 km east of Kushiro, Japan, on Friday, 13 March 2020 at 09:07 (GMT)
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Weak magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 60 km depth
13 Mar 09:16 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 9 minutes.
Depth: 60.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 42.9°N / 144.9°E (North Pacific Ocean, Japan)
Nearest volcano: Mashu (73 km / 45 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
44 km (27 mi) E of Kushiro (pop: 183,600) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) SW of Nemuro (pop: 31,200) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (54 mi) SSW of Shibetsu (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
122 km (76 mi) SSE of Motomachi (Abashiri District) (pop: 23,000) --> See nearby quakes!
129 km (80 mi) SE of Kitami (pop: 113,100) --> See nearby quakes!
135 km (84 mi) SSE of Abashiri (pop: 42,500) --> See nearby quakes!
138 km (86 mi) E of Obihiro (pop: 173,900) --> See nearby quakes!
139 km (86 mi) E of Otofuke (pop: 40,900) --> See nearby quakes!
289 km (180 mi) E of Sapporo (pop: 1,883,000) --> See nearby quakes!
918 km (571 mi) NNE of Tokyo (pop: 8,336,600) --> See nearby quakes!
160 km (99 mi) SSW of Kunajiri Island (pop: 7,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.7||60 km||Hokkaido, Japan Region||EMSC|
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